Gorman in Arizona, suffers 1st loss
April 1, 2011The High School Sports Show
Bishop Gorman baseball drops first game
MaxPreps' No. 1 ranked team in the Xcellent 25 National Rankings stumbles in Arizona.Friday, April 01, 2011
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Keep your friends up to date.Add comments Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) Gaels saw their normally potent offense suffer a power shortage in a contest with Downers Grove South (Ill.) in the second game of the Big League Dugout Tournament in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Tuesday.
The Gaels were 8-0 entering the game with Downers Grove South, following a 4-3 win over Hamilton on Monday that included a walkoff home run by T.J. White in the seventh.
However against Downers Grove South in a 3-1 loss, the Gaels managed only six hits including a triple by Joey Gallo, who scored the lone run, and doubles by Kenny Meimerstorf and Tyler Baker. The Gaels also struck out seven times in the loss.
Kansas State-bound Matt Wivinis got the win for Downers Grove South and he also had a pair of RBIs to boot. Wivinis gave up six hits and walked none.
The Gaels bounced back to defeat Brighton (Colo.) 11-0 on Wednesday and Corona del Sol (Tempe, Ariz.) 5-2 on Thursday morning to reach the championship game against Spanish Fork (Utah).